Articles tagged: paraphrase
How to avoid plagiarism in research paper
Plagiarism is defined as copying or using somebody else's information and ideas as one's own without crediting the article writer, which results in fraud. Plagiarism can occur in both intentional and unintentional ways. When anyone copies the thoughts or text of another, it is deemed illegal. When writing a dissertation or any paper it is essential to keep in mind the guidelines discussed in this post.
Tips for paraphrasing sources
The process of paraphrasing a source entails modifying the text thereby retaining the actual meaning. Paraphrasing is an option for quoting, which involves replicating somebody's precise words and placing them in inverted commas. It is actually preferable to paraphrase rather than quote in academic papers. In this post, we will discuss paraphrasing sources and some common ways to cite a paraphrase.